05 Apr 2011 --- Prairie Pride, Inc. is a new-generation producer cooperative formed to convert soybeans into biodiesel fuel and soy meal. The facility began producing biodiesel in late 2007 and processing soybeans in August 2008.
4/5/2011 --- Archer Daniels Midland Company (ADM) has announced plans to acquire a soybean crushing and biodiesel facility in Deerfield, Mo., from Prairie Pride, Inc. ADM will also form a partnership with Prairie Pride for the biodiesel portion of the business.
“The acquisition of Prairie Pride’s soybean facility and partnership for the biodiesel business were attractive to us because they are aligned with our growth strategy and fit well within our integrated business model,” said Matthew J. Jansen, president, Global Oilseeds. “We look forward to working with the 1,000 farmers of Prairie Pride to transform soybeans into food, feed and fuel products used by consumers and businesses around the world every day. And we look forward to becoming a part of the Vernon County community.”
Prairie Pride, Inc. is a new-generation producer cooperative formed to convert soybeans into biodiesel fuel and soy meal. The facility began producing biodiesel in late 2007 and processing soybeans in August 2008.
CHS putting Future First for its Cooperative Owners
09 Dec 2013 --- CHS Inc., the nation's leading cooperative and a global energy, grains and foods company, is committed to continued growth that will drive economic value to its farmer owners and the rural communities in which they live, its leaders told attendees at its recent annual meeting.
ENSA: EU Policy Support for Plant-Based Foods Essential
05 Dec 2013 --- European institutions must invest more in resource-efficient and healthy crops such as soy and other plant-based foods if they are to deliver on their commitment to move to more sustainable production and consumption.
Food Ingredients News
ADM Launches New Range of Customizable Soy Protein Crisps
2 Dec 2013 --- Archer Daniels Midland Company has announced the launch of Textura, a new line of soy protein crisps that can be tailored to individual formulation needs. A great source of high quality protein, fiber and whole grains, Textura soy crisps are a cost-effective way to enhance nutrient content, texture and flavor in a wide variety of applications, including nutrition bars, cereals and healthy snacks.
GrainCorp CEO Transition
02 Dec 2013 --- GrainCorp announced that Managing Director & Chief Executive Officer Alison Watkins had advised the Board of her intention to resign to pursue a new opportunity in the corporate sector.